Las Vegas

Vegas 1921 A personal note. I have the pleasure of living in Las Vegas (Henderson) in 2018 and my objective  is to offer a personal account, tips and insights that help get locals and visitors on the same page. In 2018 Las Vegas recovers from the 1 October Shootings. There’s more to be done to …

Diné = Navajo

Photo: Navajo Weaving, Luchia’s Restaurant Planeta.com guide to Diné (Navajo) culture, language and travel tips for visitors. The Navajo Nation extends across Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, covering more than 27,000 square miles. Slideshare DineBizaad from ron mader Wiki Diné Planeta.com Flagstaff Indigenous Peoples #NavajoCodeTalkersDay

México

Planeta.com is making a major revision to our award-winning online guide to Mexico. Suggestions are welcome as we connect locals and visitors by revising our guides to states and cities, parks and reserves, Indigenous cultures, festivals and food. Most of our changes are on internal pages and the previews/recaps of events. Amazon.com Moon Travel Oaxaca …

Brazil

Photo: Nan Palmero, Rio Bondinho Brazil borders Uruguay to the south; Argentina and Paraguay to the southwest; Bolivia and Peru to the west; Colombia to the northwest; and Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana and French Guiana to the north. Wiki Brazil Wild Brazil Planeta.com South America Rio de Janeiro Legacy of the Rio Olympics 2016

Washington

Photo: Michael Matti, Snoqualmie Falls Washington is the Northwestern-most state of the contiguous United States. It is bordered to the north by the Canadian province of British Columbia, to the south by Oregon, to the east by Idaho and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Nickname: The Evergreen State Wiki washington Planeta.com USA  

Oregon

Photo: Darryl, Pam and Zach Oregon is located on the Pacific coast of the USA bordered by Washington to the north, California to the south, Nevada on the southeast and Idaho to the east. Wiki Oregon Planeta.com USA

Nebraska

Photo: USFWS Mountain-Prairie, Flock of Mallards Nebraska is bordered by South Dakota to the north; Iowa to the east and Missouri to the southeast, across the Missouri River; Kansas to the south; Colorado to the southwest; and Wyoming to the west. The state capitol is Lincoln. Wiki Nebraska Planeta.com USA

Mexico’s Food and Culinary Adventures

Photo: Angelica’s Tamales de frijol Elsewhere on the Web Guamoche Wiki Mexico Food Planeta.com Mexico’s Culinary Histories Agrobiodiversity and food in Mexico What’s Cooking in Mexico’s Kitchens? September 29 is National Corn Day in Mexico #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Exploring Oaxaca’s Markets Fifth World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy #VFMGM Encuentro de Cocina Tlaxcalteca Food, Health and Cultivating Communities …

Mexico’s Friendship Route = Ruta de la Amistad

Photo: Facebook Mexico City – Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C. (Board of Trustees for The Friendship Route Ltd.) was founded in 1994 by Luis Javier de la Torre González and Javier Ramírez Campuzano in their altruistic search for restoring, conserving, and spreading knowledge about this legacy from the Cultural Olympics by inviting Embassies, and …